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Forum: General Tech and Repair 02-01-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,926
Posted By Wolfgang
Yeah you're supposed to lather up the ball with...

Yeah you're supposed to lather up the ball with axel or wheel bearing grease before a long tow. And cover or clean it off the ball when not in use. Even the Stainless/chrome ones show wear without...
Forum: Cherokee 01-04-2010, 02:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 22,838
Posted By Wolfgang
Matt - I doubt your tires were retreaded. They...

Matt - I doubt your tires were retreaded. They probably over heated and the tread separated from the carcass. This results from under/over inflation, over loading and/or going too fast. Add to...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-05-2009, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,524
Posted By Wolfgang
I've kicked the legs and spilt more coffee than...

I've kicked the legs and spilt more coffee than local Starbucks sells in a day sittingdown to table. I've toyed with the single center post and floor plate (still would be removeable).
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 04-20-2009, 05:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,846
Posted By Wolfgang
The anode is a plug with a sacrificial zinc piece...

The anode is a plug with a sacrificial zinc piece on it. It corrodes so rest of system doesn't - something to do with electrolosis. It should be replaced every year or so as it is not expensive. ...
Forum: General Community Discussions 03-21-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,974
Posted By Wolfgang
I found the cheapest price for the filter...

I found the cheapest price for the filter cannister is direct from manf - $30 + $8 shipped directly to door. Came in line 3 days and includes new o-ring. (Got phone # here). Camping World wanted...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 03-21-2009, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,415
Posted By Wolfgang
I have my trailer parked on my land on Chesapeake...

I have my trailer parked on my land on Chesapeake Bay - zoning doesn't allow permanent trailer parkeing or permanent structures like decks (especially within 100' of water). I built square - about...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 03-21-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,094
Posted By Wolfgang
I always use the plastic levelers or a piece of...

I always use the plastic levelers or a piece of PT wood. Even on concrete moisture wicks to the rubber tires. Also cover them to protect from UV deterioration.
Forum: Salem 01-05-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,224
Posted By Wolfgang
Wouldn't bare 100W light bulbs accomplish same...

Wouldn't bare 100W light bulbs accomplish same thing for less risk and less power consumption?
Forum: General Community Discussions 12-26-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,272
Posted By Wolfgang
Ah Atlanta traffic - I drive Wash DC to Ft Walton...

Ah Atlanta traffic - I drive Wash DC to Ft Walton few times a year and Atlanta is like a race way ---- far worse than DC or even NJ drivers. I try to avoid rush hours there - but it seems to always...
Forum: Rockwood 11-08-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,506
Posted By Wolfgang
Or a buddy that is a retired Army artillery guy. ...

Or a buddy that is a retired Army artillery guy. (Shame all the fun stuff is now computerized)
Forum: General Community Discussions 10-04-2008, 01:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 15,270
Posted By Wolfgang
Post a piture of the blue wire - perhaps someone...

Post a piture of the blue wire - perhaps someone can tell you where to reattch it. Where does other end go? My guess it to run on AC voltage it takes some of the 12V circuitry too.
Forum: General Community Discussions 09-09-2008, 07:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,134
Posted By Wolfgang
I can't wait to try out my heated mattress. I...

I can't wait to try out my heated mattress. I know the furnace works great. The tanks freezing is only worry - so I'd say mid-20's.
Forum: Flagstaff 08-24-2008, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,523
Posted By Wolfgang
I tried Home Depot but they didn't have blanks -...

I tried Home Depot but they didn't have blanks - went to Baldnino's local lock smith and had them made - cost $6 vice the $1.50 had HD had blank!
Forum: Flagstaff 07-25-2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,113
Posted By Wolfgang
Do you have a volt meter ($5 at Harbor Freight or...

Do you have a volt meter ($5 at Harbor Freight or Radio Shack). Check that you have a good ground and then check for power at fuses under the fridge in the "fuse box"
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-23-2008, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By Wolfgang
The dealer I used to do the repair handled that -...

The dealer I used to do the repair handled that - Dometic called me to ask questions about the non-moveability of the trailer. It really has to be an issue of can't easily be moved -- not you can't...
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-18-2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 15,270
Posted By Wolfgang
Dometic surprizingly authorized onsite service...

Dometic surprizingly authorized onsite service call charge of $75 for mine. I was willing to pay as it would have required me driving 120 miles and day off work to get it in for the recall - so the...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-24-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 15,270
Posted By Wolfgang
I'm with RockWood06 - its not really a repair, ...

I'm with RockWood06 - its not really a repair, Its just a safety thing so TT won't blow up and burn to ground. The manifold can still crack!
Forum: Rockwood 06-24-2008, 07:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,207
Posted By Wolfgang
Just remember that come Feb 2009 you will need a...

Just remember that come Feb 2009 you will need a digital converter to receive signal over the air unless you purchase a new TV with digital tuner. Govt will give you a coupon for $40 of the box (2...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-21-2008, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 778
Posted By Wolfgang
Its just like car warranty work - they get paid a...

Its just like car warranty work - they get paid a lesser rate by the factory than if you were actually paying for work. So yeah suspect they would take paying customers first if they are busy and...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 06-21-2008, 07:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,410
Posted By Wolfgang
I had my recall done last year when the recall...

I had my recall done last year when the recall was first posted. Mo problems at all. Had Terry's RV in Tappannoch, VA do it. He asked "can the trailer be moved" - I said well not easily plus would...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 05-14-2008, 09:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,398
Posted By Wolfgang
Places like Harbor Freight Tool have kits (a...

Places like Harbor Freight Tool have kits (a hose, valve and fittings) that let you refill the disposible gas cylinders from the larger 20# tanks. This greatly reduces cost of using the small...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 05-12-2008, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,381
Posted By Wolfgang
I bought a 1.5W solar battery charger panel from...

I bought a 1.5W solar battery charger panel from Harbor Freight -- am hoping it would counter battery drain. Anyone have any experience. Seems everything is on sale off and on at HF - this was...
Forum: General Community Discussions 05-04-2008, 06:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,353
Posted By Wolfgang
Ya know the old saying: How can you tell if...

Ya know the old saying:

How can you tell if a "car" salesman's telling a lie?

His lips are moving.
Forum: Dollars & Cents 04-19-2008, 07:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,483
Posted By Wolfgang
I thought GEICO was the cave man insurance? In...

I thought GEICO was the cave man insurance? In my experience with GEICO thy settle claims within 24 hours (their ad claim) by NOT paying them! Their and with cave man and Gecko are moronic. ...
Forum: Rockwood 04-19-2008, 07:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,057
Posted By Wolfgang
Water rushes out of both my gray and black water...

Water rushes out of both my gray and black water 3" valves - it continue to drip for maybe an hour but most shoots out. My FR25LB is in remote area with no running water so getting all the pink...
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